Terms and Conditions

By using the pages in this site, you agree to these terms and conditions. If you do not agree, you should not use this site. These terms and conditions may be changed or updated from time to time.

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Restrictions on Use

Except as otherwise indicated elsewhere in this publication, with respect to a particular portion, file, or document, any person is hereby authorized to view, copy, print, and distribute this document subject to the following conditions:

1. The document may be used for informational, non-commercial purposes only.

2. Any copy of the document or portion thereof must include Laughing Matters copyright notice as shown above.

3. Laughing Matters reserves the right to revoke such authorization at any time, and any such use shall be discontinued immediately upon notice from Laughing Matters.

Laughing Matters considers framing, the practice of intact reproduction of a page or pages of one website into another website, to be deceptive and a violation of Laughing Matters’ copyright rights. No authorization or permission is given for framing our content, whether in whole or in part.
The text, layouts, graphics, and logos at this site and those of any affiliated units, including chapters, are protected by U.S. copyright, trademark, service mark or other proprietary rights and laws.

If you have any questions about Laughing Matters’ intellectual property rights, you can contact us at:

Laughing Matters
9667 King Graves Rd.
Warren, OH 44484

Restrictions and Limitations of Liability

Laughing Matters and its affiliated units, including chapters, will not be liable for any damages or injury caused by, including but not limited to, any failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, defect, delay in operation of transmission, computer virus, or line failure.

Laughing Matters will not be liable for any damages or injury, including but not limited to, special or consequential damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the materials in this site or a site which is linked to this site, even if there is negligence on the part of Laughing Matters or an authorized Laughing Matters representative has been advised of the possibility of such damages, or both. Because some jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, Laughing Matters’ liability in such jurisdictions shall be limited to the extent permitted by law. Laughing Matters total liability to you for all losses, damages, and causes of action (in contract, tort (including without limitation, negligence), or otherwise) will not be greater than the amount you paid to access this site.

This site may be linked to other sites that are not maintained by Laughing Matters. Laughing Matters is not responsible for the content of those sites. The inclusion of any link to such sites does not imply endorsement by Laughing Matters of the sites. Laughing Matters makes no representations whatsoever about any other web site which you may access through this one.

Submission

All remarks, suggestions, ideas, graphics, or other information communicated to Laughing Matters through this site (collective, the “Submission”) will forever be the property of Laughing Matters. Laughing Matters will not be required to treat any Submission as confidential, and will not be liable for any ideas for its business (including without limitation, product, or advertising ideas) and will not incur any liability as a result of any similarities that may appear in future Laughing Matters operations. Laughing Matters will be entitled to use the Submission for any purpose whatsoever, without compensation to you or any other person sending the Submission. You acknowledge that you own whatever material you submit, and use of your Submission by Laughing Matters will not infringe or violate the rights of any third party.

Disclaimer

The material in this site could include technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. Laughing Matters may make changes or improvements at any time.

The Materials in this site are provided “AS IS” and without warranties of any kind either expressed or implied, to the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, Laughing Matters disclaims all warranties or merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. Laughing Matters does not warrant that the functions contained in the material will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that this site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or other harmful components. Laughing Matters does not warrant or make any representations regarding the use of or the result of the use of the material in this site in terms of their correctness, accuracy, reliability, or otherwise.

Termination

Laughing Matters or you may terminate this agreement at any time. You may terminate this agreement by destroying: (a) all materials obtained from all Laughing Matters sites, and (b) all related documentation and all copies and installations (together, the “Materials”). Laughing Matters may terminate this agreement immediately without notice if, in its sole judgment, you breach any term or condition of this agreement. Upon termination, you must destroy all materials.

Miscellaneous

These Terms and Conditions will be governed and be interpreted pursuant to the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, United States of America, excluding its conflicts of law rules. You expressly agree that the exclusive jurisdiction for any claim or action arising out of or relating to these Terms and Conditions or your use of this site shall be filed only in the federal courts located in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. If any part of these Terms and Conditions is unlawful, void, or unenforceable, that part will be deemed severable and will not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. Possible evidence of use of this site for illegal purposes will be provided to law enforcement authorities. This is the entire agreement between the parties relating to the use of this site.

Laughing Matters can revise these Terms and Conditions at any time by updating this posting.
Information on Laughing Matters Website, or those of any of Laughing Matters’ affiliated units, including chapters.

Trademark Information

All trademarks displayed on this site or through links to other sites are the property of the respective trademark owners.